This unit introduces students to modern computer programming language, problem solving and algorithm development. Students will be exposed to multiple design strategies, including top-down design and recursive design with functions, object-based programming, and object-oriented design.
Content includes: Data Types and Expressions, Control Statements, Strings and Text Files, Design with Functions, Design with Classes, Graphical User Interfaces, Simple Graphics and Image Processing.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
There are no required textbooks for this unit. A comprehensive set of Unit Notes in electronic format will be available via the Learning Management System (VU Collaborate).
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):